Overview

While on a boating trip, Scott Carey is exposed to a radioactive cloud. Nothing seems amiss at first, but several months later Scott realizes that he's shrunk in height by several inches. He sees a doctor, who admits that he's baffled. As Scott continues to shrink, decreasing to three feet tall, he becomes bitter, and lashes out at his wife, Louise. He begins to fear a cure will never be found -- since even as he becomes a national sensation, he's still shrinking.

  1. Richard Matheson

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Jack Arnold

    Director

  3. Richard Alan Simmons

    Screenplay

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Status Released

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  • February 22, 1957
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 21m

Budget $750,000.00

Revenue -

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